Downtown Coral Gables has long been known for its unique combination of sophisticated, urbane and occasionally whimsical style — and this carries through to its laundry list of specialty home décor shops and showrooms. Entertaining is an art at Aragon 101 which combines original, well-crafted home décor with a cooking school. Looking to outfit an entire gourmet kitchen? La Cuisine offers “white glove” service including architecture, design and personalized consulting, whether you need a simple appliance or a whole new kitchen. Local artists utilizing local materials are featured at Maru’s Corner with its regularly updated stock of decorative products and giftware. Keep an eye out for their sales. Just a few doors down, The Rose Tree Cottage is as elegant as its name suggests, hosting a selection of exquisite linens, candles, furniture, jewelry and services including event planning and seasonal decorating. Feeling eclectic? Violetas is ready with a carefully chosen mix of home expressions, furnishings, accessories and more…all with a classic edge and elegant charm; ShopCoralGables.com.
Located in one of the most diverse and dynamic business centers in the world, Miami Herbert Business School offers unparalleled opportunities to learn, engage and grow. The graduates are thought-leaders who transform business, scholarship and lives. To honor them, Brickell Magazine and the school have partnered to showcase the annual “Go-Getters,” an honor spotlighting recent grads, their successes, hopes and dreams.
When it comes to leaving your mark on the world, few can boast the list of personal and professional achievements that Hilarie Bass has amassed throughout her career — a successful young actress, a formidable corporate defense lawyer, star litigator, international firm leader, civic ignitor, social activist and now Chair of the University of Miami Board of Trustees and Founder of The Bass Institute For Diversity & Inclusion. Through it all, she has captured our attention in front of the camera, in the courtroom, behind the podium and now at the center of conversations of diversity and workplace inclusion around the world.